“Pops” Williams, Who Lives On The Streets

Homeless man holding a sign by a lamppost

By Ron Stauffer

LONGMONT, COLORADO – When Russ Williams’ family moved from Montana to Colorado in 1958, his first few days here were a shocking surprise. He woke up one morning, completely abandoned.

“My parents left me in a motel room when I was five years old. I’ve been here ever since.”

Learning that his parents had disappeared, he was forced to provide for himself, his two little sisters and younger brother. Continue reading ““Pops” Williams, Who Lives On The Streets”